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After Criticism, Philadelphia Orchestra Adds Female Composers To Its New Season

America's top orchestras are programming little or no music by women. Philadelphia has now included two works by female composers. A month ago it had zero.

In June, the Philadelphia Orchestra's admission that it had not programmed a single piece of music composed by a woman for its upcoming 2018-19 season. Jeremy Rothman, the orchestra's vice president of artistic planning, said at the time the

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